Vivere, che rischio

by Michele Mellara, Alessandro Rossi

Storie Italiane

(Italy / 2019 / 83’)

 "Let the world come to Bologna! But not for tortellini, for cancer research!" Through storytelling and interviews, this unusual documentary reconstructs the life of the Bolognese oncologist Cesare Maltoni, founder of the Ramazzini Institute and world-wide renowned cancer researcher. From his intuitions about industrial carcinogenic substances to his commitment to promote the importance of prevention, Vivere, che rischio recounts the career of a brilliant and resolute man, who never hesitated to fight for what he believed in,saving countless lives.